"Go West young man. Go West," exhorted the great 19th century editor Horace Greeley. And Stuart Vevers did this spring, turning a visit to Sante Fe, back in march into a brilliant new vision of America fashion and lore.
Shares in South African retailer Woolworths slid to a six-year low on Thursday after it reported a 3.5 billion rand annual post-tax loss, hurt by a hefty write-down on the value of its David Jones business in Australia.
The Seattle-based fashion retailer has announced the appointment of the Tesco veteran as its new chief technology officer, a role in which he will be responsible for evolving the company’s technological capacities.
The brand group announced on Wednesday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the majority of the North American licensing business, which has a portfolio including Disney, Calvin Klein and Under Armour.
The New York-based company announced on Friday that Executive Chairman Peter Cuneo will be taking over as interim CEO following the exit of John Haugh, who has stepped down from his roles as president and CEO.